Tag Archives: holiday 2016

  • ‘Dr. Seuss – Putting Rhymes to Good Use’ (Video)

    ‘Dr. Seuss – Putting Rhymes to Good Use’ (Video)

    Run the Jewels weren’t the only entertainment figures to drop a surprise release for the holiday season. YouTube‘s top pop-culture analyst KaptainKristian did one as well.  It’s a seasonally appropriate and extremely catchy illustration of how children’s author Dr. Seuss made reading fun for generations of kids. It’s called Dr. Seuss – Putting Rhymes to […]

  • ‘Run the Jewels 3’ Gets Surprise Christmas Release

    ‘Run the Jewels 3’ Gets Surprise Christmas Release

    Before yesterday, Run the Jewels fans thought that they would have to struggle through the rest of the worst year in history to hear the followup to Run the Jewels 2. But then, a genuine Christmas miracle happened in the form of a surprise release of Run the Jewels 3 a few weeks in advance […]

  • USPS Most Wonderful Ornament Tells When Your Gift is Opened

    USPS Most Wonderful Ornament Tells When Your Gift is Opened

    Thanks to the internet, the world is much smaller than it used to be, which means there are millions more people giving holiday presents to people from whom they are separated by thousands of miles. The United States Postal Service has recently unveiled a pretty cool ornament for just those situations: The USPS Most Wonderful […]

  • Fruitcake Frappuccino Released by Starbucks

    Fruitcake Frappuccino Released by Starbucks

    The holiday season is now upon us, and that means the accompanying onslaught of yuletide beverages and food products from our corporate masters. It’s still kind of hard to believe, though, that Starbucks would turn to the most infamously least-loved holiday dessert in existence for the inspiration of their latest concoction, but that’s exactly what […]

  • “Lonely Night”: This Year’s Pornhub Christmas Ad (Video)

    “Lonely Night”: This Year’s Pornhub Christmas Ad (Video)

    Last year, you might remember that Pornhub rang in the holiday season with an ad for their “Premium Gifting Service,” which had the added benefit of being safe to watch at work. Now, they’re doing it again, and I guess that means it’s a tradition, since “Lonely Night” is now ushering in the holidays for […]

  • Aurora Bubble Sled: Tour the Finland Wilderness in Comfort and Style

    Aurora Bubble Sled: Tour the Finland Wilderness in Comfort and Style

    Can’t decide what to do or where to go this holiday season? Consider a tour of the Finnish wilderness in an Aurora Bubble Sled, probably the most comfortable way possible to see and experience the icy region of Kilpisjarvi  and its surrounding mountains. The Aurora Bubble Sled is towed behind a snowmobile piloted by an […]

  • “Come Together”: Wes Anderson Directs New H&M Holiday Ad (Video)

    “Come Together”: Wes Anderson Directs New H&M Holiday Ad (Video)

    Among 2016’s other affronts to human decency and kindness, we also didn’t get a Wes Anderson movie this year. But, as a small and (literally) cold comfort, we do have a new H&M holiday commercial, directed by Anderson and starring Adrien Brody. It’s called “Come Together.” Despite the Beatles allusion of the title, “Come Together” […]

  • 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar From Drinks By the Dram

    2016 Whisky Advent Calendar From Drinks By the Dram

    Another holiday season approacheth, and if you want to count it down with something a little stronger than the traditional chocolate, you can do it with the Drinks By The Dram 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar, featuring 24 different whisky samples. Each whisky sample in the 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar corresponds to a day of Advent.  It’s […]

  • Holiday Pringles Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Holiday Pringles Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Look, I’m not happy about this, but the fact remains that it’s time to start preparing ourselves for the annual Christmas Brand Onslaught. To help foster an atmosphere of such preparedness, I’m alerting readers to the existence of holiday Pringles.  If you can prepare yourself for these, you’re ready for any Yuletide product that may […]